CONTROL OF HAZARDOUS ENERGY (LOTO)

DURATION OF COURSE

2 hours

INTRODUCTION

A sudden release of energy can severely injure or end the life of an employee. This course will teach employees how to identify sources (multi-sources) of energy, methods of control, and verification. This course will be site specific.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of training the participants will be acquainted with the following:

  • Facility Energy Control Plan
  • Different types of energy and identification (Situation Analysis)
  • Causes of injuries
  • OSHA Standards
  • Principles of machine guarding and machine interlocks
  • Lockout / Tagout written procedures
  • Lockout / Tagout equipment and devices

At the conclusion of the class, each participant will complete a written exam and practical skills demonstration. The course will include media presentations, site-specific discussions, and equipment inspections.